Dr. Vinka Oyanedel Craver
Assistant Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
+1 401 874 2784
Ph.D. Chemical and Environmental Engineering University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain 2002
M.S. Biochemical Engineering Pontific Catholic University of Valparaiso, Chile 2001
B.S. Biochemical Engineering Pontific Catholic University of Valparaiso, Chile 1998
Water and wastewater treatment
PublicationsE.K. Fauss, R.I MacCuspie, V. Oyanedel-Craver, J.A. Smith, and N.S. Swami (2012) Effect of surface functionalization and water chemistry on the disinfection action of size-scaled silver nanoparticles. Environ. Sci. Technol. Submitted.
H. Zhang, J.A. Smith and V. Oyanedel-Craver (2012) The effect of natural water conditions on the antibacterial performance and stability of silver nanoparticls capped with different polymers. Wat. Res. 46(3), 691-699.
H. Zhang and V. Oyanedel-Craver (2012) Evaluation of the disinfectant performance of silver nanoparticles in different water chemistry conditions. J. Environ. Eng 138(1), 58-66.
E. Kallman, V. Oyanedel-Craver, and J.A. Smith (2011) Ceramic filters impregnated with silver nanoparticles for point-of-use water treatment in rural Guatemala. J. Environ. Eng. 137(6), 407-415
V. Oyanedel-Craver, and J.A. Smith (2008) Sustainable colloidal-silver-impregnated ceramic filter for point of-use water treatment. Environ. Sci. Technol. 42, 927-93